Hydraulic Structures, Third Edition

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CRC Press, Aug 29, 2003 - Architecture - 688 pages
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Hydraulic Structures demonstrates to the advanced undergraduate student the design of hydraulic structures in practice. It does this by explaining dam engineering, the design and construction of embankments, dam outlet works and pumping stations.

 

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Contents

Elements of dam engineering
3
Embankment dam engineering
40
Concrete dam engineering
111
Dam outlet works
176
Energy dissipation
227
Gates and valves
249
instrumentation and surveillance
268
References
288
Crossdrainage and drop structures
390
Inland waterways
433
Hydroelectric power development
468
Pumping stations
522
Waves and offshore engineering
549
Coastal engineering
600
Models in hydraulic engineering
642
Author index
658

Diversion works
336

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